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2014-09-29 16:26:10

Patient Advocates and Medical Organizations Lay Out Infrastructure and Quality Control Measures WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 60 patient advocacy and medical organizations have joined a coalition headed by the Lung Cancer Alliance, the American College of Radiology and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, in urging Medicare to cover low dose computed tomography (LDCT) screening for beneficiaries at high risk for lung cancer. In a new joint letter to...

2014-09-26 08:24:50

DALLAS, September 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds Market Snapshot: Mammography Systems 2006 to 2020 Americas (US, Canada, Brazil, Mexico) research report of 42 pages, published in Sept 2014, to its online library. This research provides quantitative analysis of the two mammography systems market segments: full field mammography systems and film-screen mammography systems. Complete report is available at...

2014-09-25 23:09:06

This year, IFA Auto Insurance will continue its tradition of participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk, which raises money for breast cancer research and support programs. In addition to joining the walk, which will take place in Edison, New Jersey, on Oct. 26, IFA Auto will be holding various events to help raise money before the event. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 IFA Auto Insurance will help raise money for breast cancer research and support programs this...

2014-09-25 23:02:30

The Reproductive Cancer Awareness Month affects both men and women. It is a great reminder to take care of ourselves and to take precaution when it comes to our health. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 September is recognized as “Reproductive Cancer Awareness Month” by many organizations, including the American Cancer Society (http://www.cancer.org/myacs...), in an effort to educate and inform the public. Ovarian and prostate cancer, two of the leading cancers in women...

2014-09-23 16:27:31

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Discovery Biosciences, a laboratory dedicated to leveraging research and technology to conquer some of the biggest healthcare challenges, announces their collaboration with IPMD, Inc. to develop a simple and highly accurate blood test for the early detection of lung cancer. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death. Typically, the symptoms and subsequent diagnosis of lung cancer appear at an advanced stage of cancer, where the...

2014-09-23 12:27:13

Know Your Stats® Campaign Kicks-Off Sixth Season for Prostate Cancer Awareness LINTHICUM, Md., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about prostate cancer and generate support for those affected by the deadly disease. It also is the time when the Urology Care Foundation and the National Football League urge all men to take charge of their health through the Know Your Stats(®) About Prostate Cancer campaign....

2014-09-22 08:27:42

-- Free Or Low Cost Screenings Help To Diagnose Second Leading Cause of Death Among Men Which Can Be Easily Treated If Caught Early -- DENVER, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men, but it is easily treated when caught early - the problem is that too often it is not. That is why the Prostate Conditions Education Council (PCEC), - a national organization committed to men's health and a leader in prostate cancer...

2014-09-21 23:00:26

Digital radiography systems are used for diagnostic imaging of human body. These systems help detect abnormalities and diseases such as lung diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/digital-x-ray-market-1164.html (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The report “Digital X-ray Market by Application (Mammography, Dental, Chest Imaging), Technology (Computes, Direct), Portability (Floor to ceiling mounted, Ceiling mounted, Handheld), End User,...

2014-09-19 12:25:05

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biotech companies make announcements illustrating significant progress in medical technology, development of emerging drug systems and advanced Laboratory Instrumentation. Companies in focus today are: (OTC: PBIO), Benton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE: BDX), Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), Regado Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: RGDO), Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: SGMO) and Hologic Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX)...

2014-09-18 16:27:20

LINCOLN, Neb., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MacPractice's MacPractice MD MU version 5.0 has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible providers with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). MacPractice MD MU version 5.0 was certified on June 6, 2014 by ICSA Labs, an Office of the National...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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